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Improving Healthy Behaviors in Primary Care

Jodi Summers Holtrop, PhD, MCHES, Associate Program Director and Senior Implementation Scientist of the ACCORDS Dissemination and Implementation Research Program, has a program of research in the area of improving healthy behaviors in primary care. One goal of her research is to help patients get help with achieving a healthy weight from their own primary care doctor’s office. 

Author ACCORDS D&I Science Program | Publish Date February 18, 2021
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Associated Press

EXPLAINER: How activists target CDC vaccine tracking system

news outletAssociated Press
Publish DateMay 07, 2021

A VAERS submission does not mean that the vaccine is responsible for any of the events reported. “For example, if you get a vaccine and then you get struck by lightning, you can report that to VAERS,” said Dr. Sean O’Leary.

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The New York Times

Poll Shows Parents Are Reluctant to Get Their Children Vaccinated for Covid-19

news outletThe New York Times
Publish DateMay 06, 2021

Dr. Sean O’Leary predicted that just as adults had swarmed Covid vaccine providers during the initial weeks of distribution, parents and pent-up young teenagers would rush for it at the start, too.

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ABC News

Children make up 26% of new COVID-19 cases in Colorado

news outletABC News
Publish DateMay 05, 2021

Dr. Sean O'Leary said highly transmissible variants, the lack of vaccine for kids and loosened COVID-19 restrictions are contributing to the numbers.

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States ready plans to vaccinate 12-15 year-olds against COVID-19

news outletCNN
Publish DateMay 04, 2021

"I hear all the time from parents who are interested in getting their kids into studies, or they call and ask when these vaccines are going to be available down to age 12, so there is a lot of pent up demand," said Dr. Sean O'Leary.

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